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Biography

Dr Luc Furic heads the Prostate Cancer Laboratory at Monash's BDI and he is a Senior Research Fellow in the Department of Anatomy and Developmental Biology.

Dr Furic's current research program focuses on survival signalling in prostate cancer cells and the role it plays in the transition from hormone-sensitive to castrate-resistant prostate cancer. His laboratory uses biochemical and molecular biology approaches to gain a better understanding of the molecular mechanisms responsible for prostate cancer initiation and progression.

Since 2002, he has received multiple scholarships, awards and fellowships from competitive schemes at both national and international levels. These awards include the US Department of Defense Postdoctoral Prostate Cancer training award (2009-2011), the Canadian Cancer Society Postdoctoral Fellowship (2008-2010), the Quebec Health Fund graduate scholarship (2003-2006) and postdoctoral fellowship (2007-2009), the National Science and Engineering Council of Canada graduate scholarship (2004-2006). More recently, he was awarded the ARC DECRA (2012-2015), a Young Investigator Award from the Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia (2011-2016), a Victorian Cancer Agency Early Career Seed grant (2011-2012), a VCA Mid-Career Fellowship (2017-2020), NHMRC Project grants and VMRAF funding.

 

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being

Education/Academic qualification

Biochemistry, PhD, Université de Montréal (University of Montreal)

Award Date: 5 Apr 2007

Research area keywords

  • Cancer Biology
  • Translation
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Signalling pathways

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  • CX-5461 sensitizes DNA damage repair-proficient castrate-resistant prostate cancer to PARP inhibition

    Lawrence, M. G., Porter, L. H., Choo, N., Pook, D., Grummet, J. P., Pezaro, C. J., Sandhu, S., Ramm, S., Luu, J., Bakshi, A., Goode, D. L., Sanij, E., Pearson, R. B., Hannan, R. D., Simpson, K. J., Taylor, R. A., Risbridger, G. P. & Furic, L., Nov 2021, In: Molecular Cancer Therapeutics. 20, 11, p. 2140-2150 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

    1 Citation (Scopus)
  • Guidelines for the use and interpretation of assays for monitoring autophagy (4th edition)

    Klionsky, D. J., Abdel-Aziz, A. K., Abdelfatah, S., Abdellatif, M., Abdoli, A., Abel, S., Abeliovich, H., Abildgaard, M. H., Abudu, Y. P., Acevedo-Arozena, A., Adamopoulos, I. E., Adeli, K., Adolph, T. E., Adornetto, A., Aflaki, E., Agam, G., Agarwal, A., Aggarwal, B. B., Agnello, M., Agostinis, P. & 230 others, Agrewala, J. N., Agrotis, A., Aguilar, P. V., Ahmad, S. T., Ahmed, Z. M., Ahumada-Castro, U., Aits, S., Aizawa, S., Akkoc, Y., Akoumianaki, T., Akpinar, H. A., Al-Abd, A. M., Al-Akra, L., Al-Gharaibeh, A., Alaoui-Jamali, M. A., Alberti, S., Alcocer-Gómez, E., Alessandri, C., Ali, M., Alim Al-Bari, M. A., Aliwaini, S., Alizadeh, J., Almacellas, E., Almasan, A., Alonso, A., Alonso, G. D., Altan-Bonnet, N., Altieri, D. C., Álvarez, É. M. C., Alves, S., Alves da Costa, C., Alzaharna, M. M., Amadio, M., Amantini, C., Amaral, C., Ambrosio, S., Amer, A. O., Ammanathan, V., An, Z., Andersen, S. U., Andrabi, S. A., Andrade-Silva, M., Andres, A. M., Angelini, S., Ann, D., Anozie, U. C., Ansari, M. Y., Antas, P., Antebi, A., Antón, Z., Anwar, T., Apetoh, L., Apostolova, N., Araki, T., Araki, Y., Arasaki, K., Araújo, W. L., Araya, J., Arden, C., Arévalo, M. A., Arguelles, S., Arias, E., Arikkath, J., Arimoto, H., Ariosa, A. R., Armstrong-James, D., Arnauné-Pelloquin, L., Aroca, A., Arroyo, D. S., Arsov, I., Artero, R., Asaro, D. M. L., Aschner, M., Ashrafizadeh, M., Ashur-Fabian, O., Atanasov, A. G., Au, A. K., Auberger, P., Auner, H. W., Aurelian, L., Autelli, R., Avagliano, L., Ávalos, Y., Aveic, S., Aveleira, C. A., Avin-Wittenberg, T., Aydin, Y., Ayton, S., Ayyadevara, S., Azzopardi, M., Baba, M., Backer, J. M., Backues, S. K., Bae, D. H., Bae, O. N., Bae, S. H., Baehrecke, E. H., Baek, A., Baek, S. H., Baek, S. H., Bagetta, G., Bagniewska-Zadworna, A., Bai, H., Bai, J., Bai, X., Bai, Y., Bairagi, N., Baksi, S., Balbi, T., Baldari, C. T., Balduini, W., Ballabio, A., Ballester, M., Balazadeh, S., Balzan, R., Bandopadhyay, R., Banerjee, S., Banerjee, S., Bánréti, Á., Bao, Y., Baptista, M. S., Baracca, A., Barbati, C., Bargiela, A., Barilà, D., Barlow, P. G., Barmada, S. J., Barreiro, E., Barreto, G. E., Bartek, J., Bartel, B., Bartolome, A., Barve, G. R., Basagoudanavar, S. H., Bassham, D. C., Bast, R. C., Basu, A., Batoko, H., Batten, I., Baulieu, E. E., Baumgarner, B. L., Bayry, J., Beale, R., Beau, I., Beaumatin, F., Bechara, L. R. G., Beck, G. R., Beers, M. F., Begun, J., Behrends, C., Behrens, G. M. N., Bei, R., Bejarano, E., Bel, S., Behl, C., Belaid, A., Belgareh-Touzé, N., Bellarosa, C., Belleudi, F., Belló Pérez, M., Bello-Morales, R., Beltran, J. S. D. O., Beltran, S., Benbrook, D. M., Bendorius, M., Benitez, B. A., Benito-Cuesta, I., Bensalem, J., Berchtold, M. W., Berezowska, S., Bergamaschi, D., Bergami, M., Bergmann, A., Berliocchi, L., Berlioz-Torrent, C., Bernard, A., Berthoux, L., Besirli, C. G., Besteiro, S., Betin, V. M., Beyaert, R., Bezbradica, J. S., Bhaskar, K., Bhatia-Kissova, I., Bhattacharya, R., Bhattacharya, S., Bhattacharyya, S., Bhuiyan, M. S., Bhutia, S. K., Bi, L., Bi, X., Biden, T. J., Bijian, K., Billes, V. A., Binart, N., Bincoletto, C., Birgisdottir, A. B., Bjorkoy, G., Blanco, G., Blas-Garcia, A., Blasiak, J., Blomgran, R., Blomgren, K., Blum, J. S., Boada-Romero, E., Boban, M., Boesze-Battaglia, K., Boeuf, P., Boland, B., Bomont, P., Bonaldo, P., Bonam, S. R., Bonfili, L., Bonifacino, J. S., Boone, B. A., Bootman, M. D., Bordi, M., Borner, C., Bornhauser, B. C., Borthakur, G., Bosch, J., Bose, S., Botana, L. M., Botas, J., Bourke, N. M., Bryson-Richardson, R. J., Furic, L., Harris, J., Pocock, R. & Ruparelia, A. A., 2021, In: Autophagy. 17, 1, 381 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview ArticleOtherpeer-review

    Open Access
    387 Citations (Scopus)
  • Mast cell‐derived samd14 is a novel regulator of the human prostate tumor microenvironment

    Teng, L. K. H., Pereira, B. A., Keerthikumar, S., Huang, C., Niranjan, B., Lee, S. N., Richards, M., Schittenhelm, R. B., Furic, L., Goode, D. L., Lawrence, M. G., Taylor, R. A., Ellem, S. J., Risbridger, G. P. & Lister, N. L., 2 Mar 2021, In: Cancers. 13, 6, 23 p., 1237.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

    Open Access
  • Regulation of mrna translation by hormone receptors in breast and prostate cancer

    Xie, J., Kusnadi, E. P., Furic, L. & Selth, L. A., 1 Jul 2021, In: Cancers. 13, 13, 26 p., 3254.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview ArticleResearchpeer-review

    Open Access
    5 Citations (Scopus)
  • The MURAL collection of prostate cancer patient-derived xenografts enables discovery through preclinical models of uro-oncology

    Risbridger, G. P., Clark, A. K., Porter, L. H., Toivanen, R., Bakshi, A., Lister, N. L., Pook, D., Pezaro, C. J., Sandhu, S., Keerthikumar, S., Quezada Urban, R., Papargiris, M., Kraska, J., Madsen, H. B., Wang, H., Richards, M. G., Niranjan, B., O’Dea, S., Teng, L., Wheelahan, W. & 25 others, Li, Z., Choo, N., Ouyang, J. F., Thorne, H., Devereux, L., Hicks, R. J., Sengupta, S., Harewood, L., Iddawala, M., Azad, A. A., Goad, J., Grummet, J., Kourambas, J., Kwan, E. M., Moon, D., Murphy, D. G., Pedersen, J., Clouston, D., Norden, S., Ryan, A., Furic, L., Goode, D. L., Frydenberg, M., Lawrence, M. G. & Taylor, R. A., 19 Aug 2021, In: Nature Communications. 12, 1, 5049.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

    Open Access
    5 Citations (Scopus)